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NATURE & GASTRONOMY

  

 

 

  Bombay Locust

 

Myanmar

A Bombay Locust resting on the trunk of a sugar palm tree. It has a long, tapering body, which is overall pale brownish, with a yellowish-green shine and some dark brown colouring, especially on the flanks. It has three pairs of legs, the larger hind-legs with spines, similar to the Tatar Grasshopper (fig.).